Other 2022 Group Shows
This page is for all 2022 group art shows not covered under existing posts. This post will be updated throughout the year as new shows are announced and take place. If you have information on new shows or pictures from current shows then please send me an e-mail so I can update the information. Note that Shag Store events are listed separately.
The 2022 group art events are below listed in chronological order.
A Very Cool Shag Experience
Palm Springs Modernism Week ran from 17-27 February with The Shag Store as a gold sponsor. Shag held a one-hour presentation called A Very Cool Shag Experience With Josh Agle at 3pm on Sunday 20 February at the 430-seat Annenberg Theater at the Palm Springs Art Museum, costing $18 with a free Le Purr print for all attendees. The fifth and final poster in the Modernism Week series by Shag was also available.
Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Dinner
The Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Dinner at Club 33 in Disneyland, California was held on March 1st 2022. The event featured the limited edition Mardi Gras Club 33 mug, as designed by Shag. The blue mug was produced in a limited edition of 2500 and cost $55 including drink. The gold mug was a limited edition of 500 mugs and a gift for club members.
Seven Magic Rooms Cocktail Reception
The Seven Magic Rooms Cocktail Reception was held at the exclusive clubhouse for magicians and magic enthusiasts, the Magic Castle in Los Angeles, California on March 15th 2022 from 8-10pm. The 17-color serigraph features the history and mystery of the LA institution and was available to members of the Magic Castle and their guests with those unable to attend provided with a secret code work to enable purchase. Shag shown with Milt Larsen below who features in the foreground of the print.
Shag’s QittyQats NFTs were at Wondercon 2022 at the Anaheim Convention Center in California from 1-3 April 2022. The limited-edition print and NFTs (each in an edition size of 10) were sold at ECHO Labs on booth 1437 in the middle of Hall B.
The CHG Selects show ran at the Corey Helford Gallery from 2nd April to 7th May alongside their Sixth Sense exhibition. The show includes Fresh Fish, an acrylic on panel original painting measuring 22″ x 15″ from the 2016 Jungle Drums exhibition at the same gallery. The original painting was priced at $12,000 which is the same price as it was back in 2016.
Homecoming, OA: The Tiki Revival
Peekaboo Gallery and Oceanic Arts ran a month-long series of events to celebrate OA’s 65-year legacy at OA’s warehouse in Whittier, California. The Aloha, OA! series was presented in association with The Whittier Historical Society and Museum.
The Homecoming, OA: The Tiki Revival event on Saturday, 9th April from 5 pm until midnight had exclusive access to Oceanic Arts, an immersive exhibit, Tikichella mini-music festival, roch n’ hula review, auction preview, cocktail bars from The Bamboo Club and Secret Island, Polynesian food vendors and a Dole Whip! Entertainment was provided by Creepxotica, The Hula Girls, The Ding Dong Devils, Jill Martini and the Shrunken Heads, CocoTiki and DJ Dr Nate. The three presentations during the event were:
- Paradise to Go! – The Art of Home Tiki Bars.
- The Hedonist World Of Tiki Cocktails and the Bars that Made them.
- Homecoming, OA! – A Salute to Oceanic Arts from the TIKI REVIVAL Community: A Deep Dive with Otto Von Stroheim, Baby Doe, Shag, Tiki Diablo and Christie “Tiki Kiliki” White, hosted by Sven Kirsten with Jordan Reichek.
The Shag Store held up a pop-up event at the grand re-opening of the Palms Resort and Casino from 9 pm until midnight on Wednesday 27th April. The free event featured live music from DJ Skyler Gilmore (resident DJ for the Golden Tiki) and complimentary Cocktails from both Brown Sugar Bourbon and Flecha Azul Tequila! Shag attended to personalize prints.
Arizona Tiki Oasis
Arizona Tiki Oasis was held from April 26th to May 1st 2022. The pop up store at 2pm on Saturday 30th in Presidential Suite 500 at the Hotel Valley Ho included the official release of The Hunt for Halulu print, the special edition Fugu clock and a few older tiki mugs.
Oasis Music Festival Grand Opening
Shag created the “The Instrumentalist” image to be used on the Oasis Music Festival commemorative poster. The inaugural Oasis Music Festival was a citywide music event held in Palm Springs, May 11-15, 2022. Shag attended the grand opening and signed posters and books at The Plaza Theater in between performances. The Oasis Music Festival 2022 Commemorative Poster was available for $25.
Tiki Caliente 13
Tiki Caliente 13 is held on 12-15 May 2022 at the Caliente Tropics Resort in Palm Springs in California. The Shag Store is a sponsor for the event and Sahg is present at an Exotica Moderne magazine signing on Saturday, May 14th. The prints Dark Idol and Clam Digger were released at the event.